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Adult Wikipe-tan

By Kasuga39
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Wikipe-tan as her adult.

When I designed her (and her sisters), I had kept two advices in mind. The first is Fujiko F Fujio's phrase. "A good character design is a design can be distinguished with even his/her silhouette". I had read it in his manga technique book. The second is Scott McCloud's study about American comic artists in Golden Age. "They gave their superheroes the color charts symbolizing them". I had read it in McCloud's Understanding Comic.
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GokuMartin's avatar
Marisa Kirisame: Well, Wikipe-Tan, we would like to welcome to our family-

Wikipe-Tan: The Touhou Project, also known as Toho Project or Project Shrine Maiden, is a Japanese dōjin game series focused on bullet hell shooters made by the one-man developer Team Shanghai Alice, whose sole member, known as ZUN, is responsible for all the graphics, music, and programming for the most part.

Marisa Kirisame::...right. So, do you like being one of the new arrivals?

Wikipe-Tan: The term "new arrivals" comes from "Corpse Bride". "Corpse Bride", often referred as "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride", is a 2005 stop-motion-animated fantasy musical film directed by Mike Johnson and Tim Burton. It is set in a fictional Victorian era village in Europe. Johnny Depp led an all-star cast as the voice of Victor, while Helena Bonham Carter voiced Emily, the title character.

Marisa Kirisame: Yeah, but how do you feel about moving to Gensyoko?

Wikipe-Tan: Actually, the name of this village is "Gensokyo".

Marisa Kirisame: Right. So, my name is Marisa, if you need anything-

Wikipe-Tan: Marisa is a feminine given name. It is possibly derived from the name Marissa and is also a Spanish or Italian contracted familiar nickname for Maria Isabel (Mary Elizabeth) or Maria Luisa (Mary Louise, 'Mary-Lou').

Marisa Kirisame:...this is gonna be a long day.
FireZtarDS's avatar
Incredibly cute!!!

*Hugs older Wikipe-chan* :heart:

The perfect woman: Very smart, very beautiful and cute! XD
AwesomeStarr's avatar
so CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!
splatbert's avatar
Aren't you the same guy who draws piss-porn? O_o
Spoon300's avatar
What is Wikipe-tan's backstory
todd18's avatar
you created this cool character?
FireZtarDS's avatar
Negative. She is a older version of a already created character. Wikipe-chan is the human representation of Wikipedia
SavingsNewspaper2's avatar

1) This IS the original creator of Wikipe-tan.

2) Really like how you replied to a comment that was coming on 4 years old.

Azunatsu's avatar
talking about Fujiko.F.Fujiko and McCloud, this reminds me things that i learn before during my college days...btw..ur artwork is kawaii!!!!! ^^
darktinx's avatar
wow i love Wikipe-tan she`s sow cute!!!
Taluria's avatar
I simply adore the color-scheme of Wikipe-tan. The puzzle-piece brooch is a nice touch as well.
Aoigetsuhana's avatar
The way you draw is so excellent...You even have a charecter on wikipedia! Amazing...
Maleiva's avatar
Una wikipe-tan crecida, la encontre muy linda.

A adult wikipe-tan , is very pretty.
x-CC-x's avatar
Can't agree more :nod:

Very lovely~ :heart:
SapphireZero's avatar
I was hoping you would do a more focused picture on her since you did one on Commons-tan.
ChaosKnuckles's avatar
83 I looooove Wikipedia....
Ultim87's avatar
Good job! It's nice to see her as an adult!
chaosstriker89's avatar
So little Wikipe-tan eventually takes on a new hairstyle, I see :D It looks quite nice on her at this age. Very nice work, Kasuga.
BlueWolfD's avatar
Well you certainly hit the nail on the head with the advice you recieved. Now I'm inspired to to create! I just need to learn how to color like you professionals lol. I just cant seem to get the awesome tones like you guys.
bullborgnine's avatar
wah, Wikipe-tan is so awesome! i want a Wikipe-tan cosplayer *_*
FoveoAmor's avatar
wow! That is amazing!!! I love the puzzle pieces in the hair! (I now have to check out the rest of your gallery!)
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